On 15 June 2018, Zaman University signed an agreement with RMIT Training, which is a company under RMIT University in Melbourne, Australia that provides educational services to international students through the RMIT Foundation Studies. Based on this agreement, Zaman University has been chosen as the official partner of RMIT Training in Cambodia and has been authorized to offer RMIT Foundation Studies at Zaman University.
RMIT Foundation Studies is a pathway program that offers guaranteed admission to degree programs at RMIT University. Typically, students will have to spend one year in Foundation Studies year, and 3 more years in degree program to receive their Bachelor Degree. Based on the agreement between Zaman University and RMIT Training, students can now choose to study Foundation year at Zaman University by paying a fee that is about only 30% of the normal fee in Australia, and greatly reduce the living expenses in the first year, before they continue to spend the next 3 years in Australia.
Starting from Academic Year 2018-2019, students who are interested in receiving a degree from RMIT can choose to enroll at Zaman University's "RMIT Foundation Studies" program and can later continue their studies to receive a Bachelor of Business in: Accounting, Management, Economics and Finance, Logistics, Information Systems, and International Business, among others.
Ms. Rachel Holthouse, CEO of RMIT Training, pointed out that RMIT and Zaman University can become official partners because both institutions share the same value of providing quality education system to students that equips them with necessary skills and prepares them for the fast-changing needs of today's and future market. Likewise, Dr. Deth Sok Udom, Rector of Zaman University, said "the fact that RMIT, a leading university in Australia, chooses Zaman University to be an official partner to implement this study program demonstrates that Zaman is a reputable university whose quality of education is recognized internationally."
It should be noted that the signing ceremony was also attended by distinguished guests, including Mr. Luke Arnold, Deputy Chief of Mission of the Australian Embassy, and Mr. Mao Sreng, Country Director of IDP Education, Cambodia.
Apart from the RMIT Foundation Studies, Zaman University will also offer more than 400 tuition fee scholarships to students who wish to pursue Bachelor's Degrees at Zaman University this Academic Year 2018-2019.
Further detailed information regarding the fees of RMIT Foundation Studies program and other bachelor programs at ZamanU, admission criteria, etc. will be available on Zaman University's official Facebook page. Interested applicants can also contact Zaman University directly for further information.